Welcome to the NT Mental Health Coalition
The Northern Territory Mental Health Coalition (NTMHC) is the peak body for community managed (NGO) mental health sector in the Northern Territory.The NTMHC has a network of around 200 individuals, organisations and stakeholders including a membership of about 35 organisations across the Northern Territory.
NTMHC engages and consults regularly with the NGO community mental health sector, its’ members and stakeholders through workshops, surveys, forums, one on one discussions, social media, events such as Mental Health Week promotion, phone and email contact.
NT News will be publishing a special advertising feature to promote World Suicide Prevention Day, creating an opportunity to promote awareness and support services available to those at risk or who have been affected by suicide. Booking deadline Aug 23rd.
Mental Health Week Event
Monday 10 October, 10am – 3pm
Jingili Water Gardens
Click here to download the flyer
Community Managed Mental Health Sector National Disability Insurance Scheme Workforce Development Scoping Paper Project
Bilateral agreement between the Commonwealth and NT – Transition to a National Disability Insurance Scheme
29 July 2016
Young people’s mental health must be the crucial component incorporated into the deliberations of the Royal Commission into child protection and youth detention in the Northern Territory set up by the Prime Minister this week.
Visit our Mental Health Week web site http://mhw.ntmhc.org.au
Would you like to advertise your Mental Health Week event?
Email: email@example.com with the details.
The Aim of Mental Health Week is to promote social and emotional wellbeing to the community, encouraging people to maximise their health potential, enhancing the coping capacity of communities, families, individuals and increasing mental health recovery.
Objectives of Mental Health Week:
- Increase mental health literacy in the general population
- Decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness
- Increase help-seeking or preventative behaviours
- Celebrate the achievements of mental health consumers
- Develop public and stakeholder awareness of the range of services available